Punjab confirms first coronavirus death

Punjab confirms first coronavirus death

Agency News

Jalandhar, Mar 19 : Punjab on Thursday confirmed first death due to the deadly novel coronavirus, taking the total number of deaths in the country to four.

"The death has been reported from Pathlava village under Banga police station in Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar", official sources confirmed. A 70-year-old senior citizen belonging to Pathlava village was said to have suffered a heart attack following which he was admitted at the civil hospital at Banga where he died yesterday. (UNI)